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SPSS Technical Support: Downloading SPSS

Downloading SPSS


SPSS is a software package that provides students with statistical analysis, modeling, predictive, and survey research tools used in many of our courses and advanced research activities. Walden is pleased to be able to offer this important resource free of charge for the duration of your program.

If you are currently using SPSS software supplied by Walden University, you will need to enter an updated access code on or before September 30, 2019.  As of September 30, 2019 your existing license will expire and you will not be able to use the program. Click here to read the instructions for updating an expired license.

Which version of SPSS do I need?

Walden is pleased to offer SPSS version 25 this year.  SPSS version 25 is supported on the following operating systems:

  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 7
  • OS Sierra 10.12
  • OS High Sierra 10.13
  • OS Mojave 10.14 (with the required fix pack)

If you choose to continue using the version 24, feel free to simply update your expired license. Note that each version of SPSS has a different license code. Please use the license code that applies to your version of SPSS.

Instructions for Installing and Registering IBM SPSS Software

If you have any questions about this change or need assistance downloading SPSS, please contact Walden’s Customer Care Team from your myWalden portal by choosing the Support tab and clicking “Click to Chat.” You can also call 1-800-WALDENU (925-3368) or e-mail Please include your name, student ID number, and degree program with any correspondence.